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Director Materials Salary

$143,400 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Materials is $143,400 a year and $69 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Director Materials is between $99,201 and $178,562. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Director Materials. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs, plans, administers, and oversees programs for areas, such as purchasing, stores and receiving, central supply, warehousing, distribution, production planning and control, inventory control, or to expedite flow of materials.
  • Plans and develops policies and procedures for purchasing required supplies, equipment, services, and materials.
  • Oversees supply and equipment negotiations for individual purchases and continuing contractual purchasing relationships.
Director Materials Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Purchasing Managers

Job family population: 70,430

Estimated population of Director Materials jobs: 5,682

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Director Materials Job Listings for United States

Director, Materials Management - Materials Management
Apr 24
Shreveport, United States
Christus Health
Description This position reports to the System Director of Supply Chain Logistics, with dotted ... This position will collaborate with the financial leadership of each facility to develop Materials ...
Director of Materials Management
May 18
Bedford, United States
Anika Therapeutics
The Director of Materials Management is responsible for overseeing all supply chain related activities at Anika's Bedford and international facilities involving strategic sourcing, planning ...
Materials Manager - 13019
Jun 12
Lakeland, FL, USA
iMPact Business Group
The Materials Manager is responsible for identifying and procuring the goods and services that the ... Direct reports • Warehouse personnel and purchasing/planning. Education/Skills/Experience • ...
May 24
Fresno, CA, USA
ADCO Manufacturing
Director of Operations I. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES The Materials Manager The Materials Manager will direct and manage the Materials Management department, and is responsible for developing short and ...
Materials Supervisor
Jun 12
Mount Holly, NC, USA
OLSA Resources
Lead, coach and mentor team members and direct change (Kaizen, Truck Operating System, Continuous Improvement, etc.) within Materials Department. Responsibilities • Support the successful ...
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